Rudder is a Senior Associate, supporting our clients in Asia. She holds a Master’s degree of Emergency Management and Homeland Security, and a Bachelor’s degree in Emergency Administration Management from Arkansas Tech University in the United States.
With a strong background in emergency management she has previously worked for a top crisis response firm in the US and participated in several national level planning and disaster recovery projects. After returning to China, she joined Tsinghua University Public Safety Research Center and continued her practices in governance emergency management.
Rudder is a FEMA certified Professional Continuity of Operation Practitioner, Certified Business Continuity Practitioner (CBCP) by DRI International, certified Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) trainer, Certified Severe Weather Storm Spotter by NOAA, Certified Emergency Planner for school districts by FEMA.
Over the past 13+ years in the field of Emergency Management, Rudder has done extensive work in Emergency Planning and Response. Her work includes Hurricane Katrina disaster recovery – public assistant effort (Baton Rouge, US), Offshore oil spill emergency response system planning—Shengli oilfield Co. (China), continuity of operation planning (Arkansas, US), China Custom emergency response plan revision (Beijing, China), Alibaba Group Ant Financial business continuity planning (Hangzhou, China), EOC system design for National Administration of Work Safety (Beijing, China), Multi-hazards mitigation planning for Arkansas Tech University (Arkansas, US), and Threat and Hazard Identification and Risk Assessment for 11 Minnesota counties. (US).